What do I have to do to apply?
Step 1: Follow the detailed instructions on how to apply contained in the Federal regulations at 43 CFR 429, or contained in the following application forms:
Use Authorization Application, Form 7-2540 [click here to access Form 7-2540 in "pdf" format ], or
Application for Transportation and Utility Systems and Facilities on Federal Lands, Standard Form 299 [click here to access Standard Form 299 ]
Step 2: Make sure to attach all plans, specifications, maps, and drawings as required under either application.
Step 3: Enclose an application fee of $100, payable to the Bureau of Reclamation.
Step 4: Submit your completed application with all plans, specifications, maps, and drawings, and application fee to your local or regional Bureau of Reclamation office [click here to find the addresses to the local or regional Reclamation office in your area].
Authority: 43 CFR §429 Subpart C